BeatRoute Magazine is a monthly arts and entertainment paper with a predominant focus on music – local, independent or otherwise. The paper started in June 2004 and continues to provide a healthy dose of perversity while exercising rock ‘n’ roll ethics.
MARCH 2018 I EVENT LISTINGS Friday March 2nd Heirlooms The Ashley Hundred The Wells Saturday March 3rd Melted Mirror Dri Hiev Blackrat Locutus Thursday March 8th free! upstairs! Beatroute Issue Release Party Sleepkit Postnamers Speedstrips Friday March 9th Phillips Brewing & Malting co. proudly presents Joey Cape Brian Wahlstrom Seth Anderson Ben Sir Saturday March 10th WAKE Album Release for ‘Misery Rites’ with guests Fall City Fall, Spurn and Murk (members of Kataplexis, Triton) 2 | MARCH 2018 • BEATROUTE Tuesday March 13th free! upstairs! Shawn James (of the Shapeshifters solo set) Jon Whitehead (Double Fuzz) KV Raucous Friday March 16th Rhythm of Cruelty Sunglaciers (Tape Release) Paradise (Tape Release) Local Singles Saturday March 17th Ten Minute Detour The Varmoors Flood Plain Wednesday March 21st Pabst Blue Ribbon presents another FREE show at The Palomino Smokehouse with Caveboy (Toronto) and guests Friday March 23rd Sellout The Corey Hotline Mademoiselle Friday March 23rd Feel Alright Jon Comyn free! upstairs! Saturday March 24th Iron Tusk Mothercraft Electric Revival Sparrow Blue Buffalo Bud Buster Monday March 26th Ought Flasher Slut Prophet Thursday March 29th Windigo Common Deer (Toronto) I am the Mountain Jesse & The Dandelions Friday March 30th Royal Thunder Pinkish Black Electric Owl The Otters Saturday March 31st Long Time No Time Focus People Meadow Drive Friday April 6th Yamantaka // Sonic Titan Ghostkeeper and DRI HIEV Saturday April 7th Escape-Ism (Ian Svenonius) Physical Copies Janitor Scum and guests Friday April 20th The Prowlers (Montreal) The Borderguards Bats Out (Regina) The Enforcers Steelhead 109 7TH AVE SW 403 532 1911 THEPALOMINO.CA COMING SOON Friday April 27th Burger Records’ Pink Mexico and guests Friday May 4th Preoccupations with Freak Heat Waves Saturday May 5th Preoccupations with Melted Mirror Tuesday May 15th Supersuckers with guests A-BOMB and The Foul English
TABLE OF CONTENTS COVER 26-27 MIESHA AND THE SPANKS ARTS 8-12 Roswell Reinvented, Jake and Admire, Five & Art Merch, YYC Scene FILM 14-17 Artifact Film Fest, Lizard in a Woman’s Skin, 5 Films, Expressokino, Vidiot MUSIC rockpile 19-25 Ten Minute Detour, SXSW, Alvvays, Rae Spoon, St. Paddy’s Song & Dance edmonton extra 28-33 Feed Dogs, Erin Kay, Grizzly Trail, Dead Friends, Vision of Comics, Eye On Edmonton The Casting Couch with BEAU Stay tuned! photo: Lee Reed jucy 35-37 DJ Nu-Mark, Adralan, Cartel Madras, Matt & Gill, Metalfloor, Let’s Get Jucy roots 38-40 Erin Costello, Matthew Barber, White Buffalow, Sean Burns shrapnel 43-45 Ministry, Iron Tusk, Wake, King Woman, Month in Metal REVIEWS music 47-49 Hot Snakes, Essaie Pas, Nap Eyes, Young Fathers live 53 BEATROUTE Publisher/Editor-in-Chief Brad Simm Marketing Manager Glenn Alderson General Manager Colin Gallant Production Coordinator Hayley Muir Web Producer Masha Scheele Social Media Coordinator Amber McLinden Section Editors City :: Brad Simm Film :: Morgan Cairns Rockpile :: Christine Leonard Edmonton Extra :: Brittany Rudyck Jucy :: Paul Rodgers Roots :: Liam Prost Shrapnel :: Sarah Kitteringham Reviews :: Jamie McNamara Contributing Writers Christine Leonard • Arielle Lessard • Sarah Mac • Amber McLinden • Kennedy Enns • Jennie Orton • Michael Grondin • Mathew Silver • Kevin Bailey • Jackie Klapak • Hayley Pukanski • Nicholas Laugher • Arnaud Sparks • Brittney Rousten • Jodi Brak •Breanna Whipple • Alex Meyer • Jay King • Alec Warkentin • Paul McAleer • Mike Dunn • Shane Sellar • Kaje Annihilatrix • Dan Savage • Miguel Morales • Sarah Allen Cover Art Sebastian Buzzalino Advertising Ron Goldberger Tel: (403) 607-4948 • e-mail: email@example.com Distribution We distribute our publication in Calgary, Edmonton, Banff, Canmore, and Lethbridge. SARGE Distribution in Edmonton Shane Bennett (780) 953-8423 photo: Paul Chirka e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org website: www.beatroute.ca E-Edition Yumpu.com/BeatRoute Connect with BeatRoute.ca Facebook.com/BeatRouteAB Twitter.com/BeatRouteAB Instagram.com/BeatRouteAB Copyright © BEATROUTE Magazine 2017 All rights reserved. Reproduction of the contents is prohibited without permission. BEATROUTE • MARCH 2018 | 3
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